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Adobe to disable new installs of Flash on Android starting tomorrow

By Shawn Knight
Aug 14, 2012
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  1. Adobe surprised many late last year when developers were notified that the company no longer had plans to develop future builds of Flash Player for mobile browsers. Instead, they would be focusing all of their attention on HTML5 and other……

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  2. I may be mistaken but doesn't Android 4 already have no flash?
    It looks like everyone is dropping it now but I don't know how ready HTML5 sites and apps are.
     
  3. IAMTHESTIG

    IAMTHESTIG TS Evangelist Posts: 954   +273

    Yes, Flash has its fair share of problems... but it standardized web based video. It rid the would of those terrible QuickTime and Real Player videos, and more importantly their bloated, nasty applications that you had to use to view their videos.

    I hope a new standard takes its place that is better in every way.
     

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